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Synthesis of “Assessment in Action” Team Projects

ACRL has released a new report “Academic Library Contributions to Student Success: Documented Practices from the Field” which synthesizes results from over 70 higher education institutions from across North America which recently completed team-based assessment projects. 71 more words

Information Literacy and Communities of Practice

Today, I am going to dig into the concept of communities of practices and what that means for libraries within the context of the new framework for information literacy. 480 more words

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ISU Library to host 2015 ACRL Scholarly Communications Roadshow!

You may have heard back in late December that Iowa State University is one of four sites chosen to host the ACRL Scholarly Communications Roadshow Workshop “Scholarly Communication: From Understanding to Engagement” in 2015. 240 more words


Part 2: ACRL Alignments - Current and Proposed

I missed one of the threshold concepts in yesterday’s alignment chart. As I added it, I decided that creating a Google Doc might be the best approach, as this is a work in progress. 98 more words

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ACRL Standards: Aligning the Current with the Proposed

Like many of you, I have been following the development of ACRL’s proposed Information Literacy Competency Standards for Higher Education. I think it is particularly important to listen to the voices of those who will actually have to apply these new standards when they are finally approved. 966 more words

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I can’t believe it’s been a month since I graduated from library school on December 13! (Photos here.) It’s been a busy month, which included a vacation ( 266 more words


#FayettevilleInfoLit: Presentations of 7th Cohort of Chesnutt Library Fellows (12.16.14)

The seventh cohort of the Chesnutt Library Fellows Information Literacy Program Workshops will commence today, Tuesday December 16th at 11:00am. A presentation by the sixth cohort… 227 more words

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